Regina

HOMELESSNESS

Total number of people experiencing homelessness: 488 (2021)
Individuals experiencing chronic homelessness: 50% (2021)
Individuals experiencing sheltered homelessness: 185 (2021)
Individuals staying in emergency shelters: 99 (2021)
Individuals in transitional housing:  45% (2021)
Individuals staying in provisional accommodation: 50% (2021)
Individuals experiencing unsheltered homelessness:  71 (2021)
Number of hidden homeless:  Staying at someone else's home: 45% (2021)
Individuals identifying as youth:  24 and younger: 26% (2021)
Individuals identifying as Indigenous:  79% (2021)
Individuals identifying as LGBTQ2S+: Gender diverse people: 3% (2021)
Individuals identifying as female:  43% (2021)
Individuals identifying as male:  49% (2021)

 

HOUSING

Apartment vacancy rate:  6.8% (2021)
1-bedroom vacancy rate:  8.1% (2021)
2-bedroom vacancy rate:  6.2% (2021)
Average cost of rent (bachelor):  $722/month (2021)
Average cost of rent (1 bdrm): $953/month (2021)
Average cost of rent (2 bdrm): $1,162/month (2021)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

Family and individual visits to food bank: Province wide: 32,827 (2021)

Income Assistance (single person): 

$600/month (N/A)